Chris Sanner

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About Chris Sanner

Co-Founder of TornadoTitans.com, extreme weather journalist, filmmaker, award-winning photographer. Lives in Oklahoma City with my wife and beautiful pets.

It Won’t Get Cold Again, But Storm Season Not Quite Here Either

Well, winter is officially out of the way on a consistent basis — that is unless you are someone that defines winter as highs in the 50s. The way it looks at this point is that we won’t see incredibly cold temperatures (highs below freezing) anytime soon. However, these 80s we’re enjoying on the Southern [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments

Using 4K Video for Lightning Photography

One of the oldest tricks in the storm chasing book on getting a lightning photo has been to extract a still from a video. This method of lightning photography hasn’t result in the greatest quality for years — but thanks to 4K video we are beginning to see this method of capturing lightning really become [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Photo Tips|0 Comments

You Are Probably Breaking the Law Re-Posting Someone’s Material…How to Avoid It

In what is becoming a bit of a problem on social media amongst both the weather community and news community at large — people are breaking copyright laws to post material on their own accounts. It should go without saying, but if you are in the process of creating media assets, there’s really no excuse [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Storm Chase Topics|0 Comments

February Looks Warm, But Will It Be Stormy?

You’ve probably seen the chatter on social media about how warm February is looking for the Southern Plains. Indeed, February looks to be a rather warm month by and large. But what there hasn’t been much talk of is how that could mean an earlier than usual storm season kickoff. February severe weather events are [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|Southern Plains Weather|0 Comments

Getting The Best Information Possible This Severe Weather Season

One of the side affects of modern-day media is information overload. In fact, there are so many sources of news and information it is literally impossible to keep up with everything. Weather sources have suffered very similar fates over the past few years, with so many different places to access weather data that you can’t [...]

By | February 3rd, 2017|Titan U|0 Comments

Some Chase Lessons From When a High Risk Doesn’t Pan Out

High Risks are rare creatures in the land of severe weather outlooks. When a high risk was issued on January 22, 2017, it understandably sent the weather world on social media into a frenzy. Given that it had been over two years since the last high risk (6/3/14), the reaction was pretty intense. Indeed, many of [...]

By | January 23rd, 2017|Other Weather, Titan U|0 Comments

When Does Tornado Season Start?

“When does tornado season start?” Depending on who you ask, that question can bring back many different responses. For instance, if you ask someone from the southeast United States when tornado season starts in January — they may tell you its already begun. Ask the same person in North Dakota and they’ll tell you to [...]

By | January 19th, 2017|Storms 101, Titan U|0 Comments